Ottawa New Horizons Band
Ottawa New Horizons Band


Our members proudly form four adult concert bands and two jazz bands, learning and performing in an atmosphere of respect and fun.

The program is designed to give adults an opportunity to learn to play a musical instrument.  If you'd like to find out more, please spend some time reading the information on this site and feel free to contact us using the links at the left.

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Upcoming ONHB events in the community!


June 13

New Horizons Two Beats Ahead Jazz Band is doing a benefit concert/ swing dance night for the Canadian Dogs For The Blind, details on the attached poster. Limited number of tickets remaining!


June 17

Flute Boot Camp Choir will play at 10 am for a senior’s group at the JCC (Jewish Community Center)


June 17

6:30pm Saint Thomas D'Aquin (Kilborn at the traffic circle, near Bank), Concert featuring the Spring Extension Concert Band (65 NHB musicians from all levels playing tunes that are HOT, HOT, HOT!, and the Downtown Jazz Band, playing tunes from their Spring Session!


June 24

Beginner-Intermediate Clarinet Boot Campers will play for fun – and for family, at a location TBA.


June 24

Jazz Festival.  Delbert and the Commotions, (Brian Asselin, band leader), Confederation Park p.m.

June 25

Clarinet Boot Camp Final Blast and Potluck! for clarinet boot camp participants, in Almonte! Angela Blackwell has the details!

This website is updated regularly, so please check back often.

IMPORTANT - If you are a member of one of our bands, it is extremely important that you sign up for our mailing list.  We communicate with our members almost solely by email with regards to rehearsal schedules, performance times and important announcements.

Once you complete the online registration process, you will automatically be requested to sign up for the mailing list.  Please watch for a 'mailing list' confirmation email with instructions.  If you are already on our mailing list, please feel free to navigate away from the email request page and have fun exploring the rest of our site.

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